The interest in Bhangra dancing amongst the British Asian public has grown exponentially over the past few years, with classes popping up, left, right and centre. Bhangra competitions have also seen an increase, giving University and community teams the opportunity to showcase their talents and moves, which is an amazing thing to witness, as it … More FOLK-STARS 2016 – The Verdict
By now, I think everyone is in agreement that the early to mid 90s was when the UK scene was at its peak. Today’s Flashback Fridays album really reinforces that statement. ‘Put Sardaran De’ by Skillz Inc was a 90s album through and through. Only a fool would question that. The harrowing Hip Hop vibe … More FLASHBACK FRIDAYS 011 – ‘PUT SARDARAN DE’ by Skillz Inc
Sheran Wangu Ghum De Phir De, Put Sardaran De… Do we need to say any more? Possibly one of the most, if not the most iconic UK Bhangra track ever made. Sang by Balwinder Safri, who is highly regarded by many as the voice of the 90s, ‘Put Sardaran De’ was taken from that whopper … More FLASHBACK FRIDAYS 010 – ‘DEATH JAMM’ by Death Jamm Productions
Remixing Manak tracks is a risky business. Remixing any classic track takes guts, for that matter. It is very easy to completely destroy tracks people have loved for years; but, get it right, and you’ve just injected new life into the classics that can be enjoyed by the younger generation. Albums like Wham Bam, 100% … More FLASHBACK FRIDAYS 009 – ‘MIGHTY MANAK’ by The Dholl Company
‘FLASH BACK’ by A S Kang When Flashback Fridays launched in early October, the main aim was to give Panjabi music enthusiasts an insight into their favourite albums and unveil some facts that they might not have necessarily known at the time the albums were released. A feature we’ve also been wanting to incorporate into the Flashback … More FLASHBACK FRIDAYS 008 – ‘FLASH BACK’ by A S Kang
On one hand, we have Harjit Harman – an underrated but extremely talented vocalist; and on the other, we have Atul Sharma – a world renowned music director. Harjit Harman + Atul Sharma = DEADLY COMBO! Harjit Harman and Atul Sharma return to shake things up with their latest single, ‘Jatt 24 Carat Da’, with lyrics … More *NEW SINGLE* ‘Jatt 24 Carat Da’ by Harjit Harman & Atul Sharma – Out Now!
Jogi, Mirza Part 2, Mundian To Bach Ke, Jind Mahi, Jugni, Dhol Jageero Da, Main Hogaya Sharabbi, Moorni, Picha Ni Chad De… We’re seriously going to be here forever if we try and list all the hit tracks Panjabi MC has produced over the years. This guy knows how to make a banger. Fact. Panjabi MC … More *NEW SINGLE* ‘Gora Gora’ by Panjabi MC & Ashok Gill – Out 3rd Nov 2016!
This is unheard of. An album, recorded 20 years ago, but never released, is finally making its way to the public domain. Let’s face it. Anything to do with the 90s is currently back in fashion. Be it clothes or music for that matter. Today’s Panjabi music releases are also following that same trend – … More *NEW ALBUM* ‘Back in 96’ by K S Bhamrah & Frantic Productions – Out 27th Oct 2016!
No hype, no video, no ad. Veteran Panjabi music producer, Ravi Bal, returns with his new single, ‘Bhangre Ch Dhol Vajda’, taken from the forthcoming album, ‘The United States of Bhangra’. This is a no nonsense, straight up in yo’ face desi track by the duo that brought you ‘Tallian’. This definitely will do some … More *NEW SINGLE* ‘Bhangre Ch Dhol Vajda’ by Ravi Bal & Parvinder Sandhar – Out Now!
In December 2008, an unknown vocalist going by the name of JK released a track titled ‘Gabru Panjab Dha’, without any inclination of how that track would go down with the buying public. Let’s cut it short – it did. Fast forward two and a half years, and now with an artillery of hit singles … More *NEW SINGLE* ‘Baaghi Tera Yaar’ by JK & Tru-Skool – Out 22nd Sept 2016!